GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Palestinian officers say an Egyptian delegation has arrived within the Hamas-controlled Gaza Strip to name for calm between Palestinian factions and Israel.
The Egyptian normal intelligence officers crossed Friday from Israel by the Erez crossing and headed to conferences with Hamas officers.
The Gaza-Israel frontier has remained largely quiet since Could, after the militant Hamas group and Israel ended their worst spherical of battle in years. However Hamas warns Israel is avoiding an unofficial truce calling for alleviating restrictions and enhancing circumstances within the impoverished enclave.
On Thursday, Hamas accused Israel of intentionally killing a member close to the border fence. Israel mentioned the incident was a misunderstanding.
In the meantime, Palestinians started gathering on the frontier as a part of a protest marketing campaign Hamas launched final yr towards the blockade that Israel and Egypt imposed since Hamas seized Gaza in 2007.